Southern Manners and Etiquette
- # Always say yes ma'am or yes, sir/ no ma'am or no, sir to one's elder
# Remember to say please and thank you for gifts, kindnesses, and services rendered
# Remember to write a prompt thank you note when someone has entertained you and for every gift
# RSVP means Respond if you please. That means write to accept or regret. Regrets only means to write if you will be unable to attend. Do so promptly.
# Always stand when a lady comes to the table and remain standing until the lady is seated